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ASH Daily News for 14 October 2016

Call for Government to publish tobacco plan Wales: Parents to be told not to smoke outside school gates in Swansea as council extends smoke-free zones Canada: B.C. government argues against giving health information to tobacco industry India: 90% rise in consumption of smuggled cigarettes – Report Zambia: Govt requests JTI to set up a cigarette […]

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ASH Daily News for 13 October 2016

Scotland: East Renfrewshire launches anti-smoking campaign WHO denies members are failing to pay tobacco agency USA: Philadelphia Considers Density Restrictions on Tobacco Retailers South Korea: Tobacco CEOs to be questioned by lawmakers Philippines: Tough new smoking laws could affect Philip Morris Philip Morris to begin manufacturing in Nigeria Scotland: East Renfrewshire launches anti-smoking campaign East […]

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ASH Daily News for 12 October 2016

Tobacco giants fund vaping studies Investigation lifts lid on big tobacco’s campaigning methods Children of absent parents more likely to smoke and drink – study Ireland: Price of cigarettes rises for fifth year in a row New Zealand: Tobacco smuggled out of Wellington factory sold on social media US: Justices reject tobacco firms’ appeal over […]

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ASH Daily News for 11 October 2016

Scots urged to look after their mental wellbeing on World Mental Health Day Scotland: Rise in tobacco sales to underage customers South West leads the way on public smoking ban Philippines: Smoking set to be banned in all public places India: Government bans plastic packaging for tobacco Canada: Cigarette butts could soon be costly for […]

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ASH Daily News for 10 October 2016

Wales: Surgeons issue e-cigarette injuries warning Scotland: Carstair’s inmate goes to Supreme Court over right to smoke in State Hospital Harrow: Doctor opposes council’s proposal to cut stop smoking services Belfast: Motorist drops appeal over drink-driving conviction he claims was linked to vaping Australia: TPP trade deal: plain packaging challenge triggered ‘hysteria’, lawyer tells MPs […]

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ASH Daily News for 07 October 2016

Stores in the dark over e-cigarette promotion laws Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service supporting national Stoptober campaign Smokers pay high price for life insurance New Zealand: Philip Morris calls for light regulation of e-cigarettes US: Ad against California Prop. 56 claiming it ‘cheats’ schools is deceptive US: Vermont political action committee fined for illegal contributions Transgender women who begin […]

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ASH Daily News for 06 October 2016

Cutting stop smoking services ‘a false economy’ according to Harrow MP Somerset: Service to help smokers quit axed Wales: No fines issued for smoking in cars with children Wales: Pupils join global call for tougher smoking rules North East: Alcohol and smoking issues discussed at health conference Man who smoked in toilet of Gatwick-bound plane […]

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ASH Daily News for 05 October 2016

Scotland: Use of NHS services to quit smoking falls Scotland: Thousands quit smoking as Glasgow health board beats its target Ireland: Plain packaging on cigarettes and tobacco due in May 2017 USA: FDA sued over delay on graphic cigarette warning labels USA: Long-term e-cigarette use and smoking cessation Smoking Cessation in Mental Health Event Scotland: […]

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ASH Daily News for 04 October 2016

Scotland: Deprived areas of Glasgow targeted in bid to cut second-hand smoke risk to children Cornwall: More play areas to ban smoking Europe: ‘Cheap whites’: The new trend dominating tobacco black markets USA: Tobacco tax increase comes to Colorado ballot Kenya: BAT seeks extension to implement new tobacco packaging rules Indonesia raises cigarette excise tax […]

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ASH Daily News for 03 October 2016

Millions of smokers expected to give up for Stoptober First anniversary of ban on smoking in cars with children Scotland: Smoking in cars ban to begin in December Guernsey: Health and education sites going smoke-free “Let’s make Rotherham smoke free by 2025” says tobacco alliance US: Smoking bans persuade light users to give up the […]

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ASH Daily News for 30 September 2016

NHS, Bury Council and Cancer Research UK join forces to stub out smoking this Stoptober Philip Morris boosts cigarette alternative investments Imperial Brands “on track” but cigarette packaging changes and end of Philip Morris International distribution agreement take their toll India: Tobacco farmers want to be heard at WHO FCTC meeting New Zealand: Beware ‘heat not […]

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ASH Daily News for 29 September 2016

North-East to host inaugural conference to discuss alcohol and tobacco addiction West Norfolk: Kids able to buy cigarettes at ‘pocket money’ prices Smoke-free play zones gain popular support Smoking fathers increase asthma-risk in future offspring Internal ‘ageing clock’ influences lifespan USA: Tobacco 21 Movement Reaches 200 Milestone Holland: Over 1,000 people sign up for criminal […]

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ASH Daily News for 28 September 2016

Yorkshire: Increasing numbers of people giving up smoking Canada: Government plans to regulate vaping as an alternative to tobacco USA: Nebraska City rejects smoking ban for apartments USA: FDA warns of secondhand and thirdhand smoke dangers to pets USA: California governor vetoes ban on public smoking at colleges Philippines: Health group backs proposal to increase […]

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ASH Daily News for 27 September 2016

Illnesses associated with lifestyle factors costs the NHS £11 billion Smoking and Disability: Give up this October Wales: Smoking ban could be rolled out across Swansea Bay beaches Australia: Cancer Council Victoria welcomes ruling on sensitive data PAHO recognizes Uruguay for defending tobacco control policies against commercial interests Illnesses associated with lifestyle factors costs the […]

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ASH Daily News for 26 September 2016

Environmental health officers call for smoking ban in playgrounds Sheffield: Man believed to be first person prosecuted for smoking in a car with children Editorial: Need for clinical and regulatory response on e-cigarettes Fund firms resist tobacco divestment Japan: JTI to roll out e-cigarette next year US: Nebraska town considers banning smoking in apartments US: […]

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